Trainees and Scholars

Demography and Economics of Aging Training Program | Health Services Research Program | Burroughs Wellcome Fund Fellowship | MD-PhD Medicine, Social Sciences, & Humanities | Postdoctoral Program in Clinical Research Informatics (TL1) 

CHeSS is proud to support over 30 trainees and scholars who are affiliated with the Center’s various training programs. Learn more about each of our trainees and scholars below.

 

Demography and Economics of Aging Training Program (NIA T32)

Jennifer Caputo, PhD

Jennifer Caputo, PhD

Postdoctoral Affiliate, Sociology

caputoj@uchicago.edu
Degree(s): PhD, Sociology- Indiana University Bloomington; MS, Sociology- Florida State University; BA, English- University of Kansas
Research Interests: Intergenerational relationships; Aging; Families; Health Inequalities; Mental Health; Gender; The Life Course

Emily Ellis

Emily Ellis

Predoctoral Affiliate, Social Service Administration

emilyellis@uchicago.edu
Degree(s): BS, Economics- American University, Washington DC; BA, Women’s Gender and Sexuality Studies- American University, Washington DC
Research Interests: Work-Family Policy; Family Caregiving; Poverty and Inequality; Social Safety Nets; Job Quality and Employment Policy

Max Kellogg

Max Kellogg

Predoctoral Affiliate, Economics

mdkellogg@uchicago.edu
Degree(s): BS, Policy Analysis and Management, Cornell University- Ithaca, New York
Research Interests: Labor Economics; Disability Insurance

Grey Pierce

Grey Pierce

Predoctoral Affiliate, Sociology

greypierce@uchicago.edu
Degree(s): MA, University of Chicago; MS, University of Pennsylvania; BA, Oberlin College
Research Interests: Gender & Sexuality; Sociology of Health; Urban Studies; and Aging

Winnie Tong

Winnie Tong

Predoctoral Affiliate, Sociology

witong@uchicago.edu
Degree(s): MSc, Criminal Justice Policy- London School Economics; BS, Psychology- Yale University
Research Interests: Social Support and Health; Motivation and Happiness; Older Adult’s Health and Sexuality

 

Health Services Research  Program (AHRQ T32)

Dani Adams

Dani Adams

Predoctoral Fellow, School of Social Service Administration

daniadams@uchicago.edu
Degree(s): AM, Clinical Concentration, School of Social Service Administration, University of Chicago; BA, Psychology (minor in Philosophy), Roosevelt University
Research Interests: Improving affordability, accessibility, and effectiveness of behavioral health services in low-income neighborhoods: Dissemination and implementation science; Child and adolescent mental health; Recovery-oriented system transformation; Trauma-informed practice and policy; Child welfare

Emily Claypool

Emily Claypool

Predoctoral Fellow, School of Social Service Administration

eclaypool@uchicago.edu
Degree(s): AM, University of Chicago; BA, University of Minnesota
Research Interests: Deinstitutionalization, clinical interventions, the social life and historical emergence of evidence-based practices and programs

Hannah MacDougall

Hannah MacDougall

Predoctoral Fellow, School of Social Service Administration

hmacdougall@uchicago.edu
Degree(s): MSW, Columbia University; BA, Saint Olaf College
Research Interests: Health services, social determinants of health, hospital community benefits

Tonie Sadler

Tonie Sadler

Predoctoral Fellow, School of Social Service Administration

tonie@uchicago.edu
Degree(s): AM, School of Social Service Administration, University of Chicago; BA, Anthropology, University of Illinois at Champaign-Urbana
Research Interests: Disability Policy; Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities; Poverty and Inequality

Anase Asom

Anase Asom

BWF Fellow, Pritzker School of Medicine

anase.asom@uchospitals.edu
Degree(s): BS in the Biological Sciences, University of Chicago
Research Interests: Hematopoietic malignancies

Paige-Ashley Campbell

Paige-Ashley Campbell

BWF Fellow, Pritzker School of Medicine

paige-ashley.campbell@uchospitals.edu
Degree(s): BS in Behavioral Neurosciences, Quinnipiac U.
Research Interests: Regenerative engineering for repair for burns, scars, and nerve injuries; health disparities

Kavia Khosla

Kavia Khosla

BWF Fellow, Pritzker School of Medicine

kavia.khosla@uchospitals.edu
Degree(s): BA in Public Health, Brown University
Research Interests: Pre-eclampsia, dysmenorrhea, adolescent gun violence prevention

 

 

MD-PhD Program in Medicine, the Social Sciences and Humanities (MeSH)

Afia Khan

Afia Khan

afia@uchicago.edu
PhD Program:
Harris School of Public Policy
Research Interests: Health economics, antimicrobial resistance, social determinants of health and well-being

Joseph Krongold

Joseph Krongold

jkrongold@uchicago.edu
PhD Program: Public Health Sciences- Health Services Research
Research Interests: Quality measurement, end of life care

Maya Lozinski

Maya Lozinski

mayalozinski@uchicago.edu
PhD Program: Harris School of Public Policy
Research Interests: Risk adjustment, machine learning, provider decision making

Steven Server

Steven Server

sserver@uchicago.edu
PhD Program: Conceptual and Historical Studies of Science and History
Research Interests: Public Health & Social Medicine in 1930s Mexico

 

 

Postdoctoral Program in Clinical Research Informatics (TL1)

Matthew Dapas, PhD

Matthew Dapas, PhD

Fellow, Department of Human Genetics, Biological Sciences Division

mdapas@uchicago.edu
Doctoral Degree: PhD, Biomedical Informatics, Northwestern University
Research Interests: Genetics of childhood asthma in inner cities, Genetic heterogeneity of complex diseases

Laura Magda, MD

Laura Magda, MD

Fellow, Hospital Medicine, University of Chicago Medicine

lmagda2@medicine.bsd.uchicago.edu
Doctoral Degree: MD, Medical University of Lublin
Research interests: Building clinical research infrastructures within community hospitals; Social determinants of health; Social connectedness in health; Mental health and chronic illness; Implementation science, software and workflow methodology designing in clinical and translational research databases